The program invites promising early stage ventures to a free consulting session with a panel of seasoned HBS Alumni entrepreneurs, angel investors and executives. As part of the Startup Partners program, HBS alumni volunteers provide the following: – Advice on strengthening business plans and strategies for raising capital – Candor that helps focus startup's strategy and clarifies customer pain points – Insights on product-market fit and scaling business.
This session will focus on Eddii, founded by HBS Alum Farhaneh Ahmadi ('18). Eddii is a virtual character designed to engage people living with chronic conditions to track their health. Through gamification and responsive conversation, Eddii becomes a smart, virtual health buddy, providing users with weekly health reports and collectible in-app items in return for data entry. Their mission is to motivate all those taking medication to record their wellness daily and adhere to healthy routines, leading to better outcomes.
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